Afro History Today in Afro History ! Nelson Mandela is jailed in apartheid South Africa in 1962 ! written by Marc Alexander August 5, 2019 Nelson Mandela, July 4 1993. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) The statue of Nelson Mandela in Parliament Square, London. Sculptor: Ian Walters (Photo credit: Wikipedia) English: Nelson Mandela in Johannesburg, Gauteng, on 13 May 1998 (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsToday in Afro History ! Nelson Mandela is inaugurated and becomes the first Afro South African elected as President of South Africa in 1994 !Today in Afro History ! Nelson Mandela is released from prison after 27 years as a political prisoner in 1990.Today in Afro History ! Activist, Medgar Evers is shot and killed in 1963. Nelson Mandela is sentenced to life imprisonment in 1964.Today in Afro History ! South African President, F.W. de Klerk lifted the ban against anti-apartheid groups such as the African National Congress and committed to releasing Nelson Mandela in 1990 !Today in Afro History ! The Post- Apartheid South African Government/ANC, takes control of the Ciskei homeland in 1994 !Today in Afro History ! Activist Steve Biko is arrested by South African police in 1977. He would later die from injuries suffered during his arrest. South Africa is banned from 1964 Olympics because of apartheid. Today in Afro History ! Nelson Mandela is jailed in apartheid South Africa in 1962 ! was last modified: July 29th, 2019 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Hurdler, Lolo Jones ! NBA player , Patrick Ewing ! D.J. Funkmaster Flex ! NFL player, C.J. Spiller ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! NBA player, David Robinson ! Actor, Dorian Harewood ! Violinist, Regina Carter ! You may also like I am the tree of rap; current... May 8, 2018 Off-Duty MTA Employee Struck By Stray Bullet... July 18, 2018 Rain Complicates Steam Pipe Explosion Cleanup In... July 22, 2018 Duke official got baristas sacked over music... May 9, 2018 Premiere: Indie-Rap Newcomer KiLLOWEN Shares His "Adrenaline... July 12, 2018 Lakers Sign Rondo, Lose Randle In Flurry... July 2, 2018 Bruce Arians handled first head-coaching job only... January 1, 2018 White House rejects Putin’s offer to interrogate... July 20, 2018 Projected 2018 NFL draft order: Browns lock... December 24, 2017 Celebrities mourn victim in Bay Area train... July 26, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.